Category Archives: "Eczema and Dermatitis"
Let’s not beat around the bush: cancer treatments are tough. If you’re going through chemotherapy and/or radiation, you know how it goes. Side effects may include nausea and vomiting, fatigue, and skin redness, fragility, and inflammation. You may go through hair thinning or hair loss, and your fingernails may get weak and break more often. […]
When you think of an autoimmune disorder, you may think of rheumatoid arthritis or multiple sclerosis (MS), but autoimmune diseases can strike the skin, too. Below we’ve got six common autoimmune diseases that either affect the skin directly, or cause symptoms on the skin. What is an Autoimmune Disease? An autoimmune disease is any disease […]
One of the ingredients we have in our CV Skinlabs products is sea buckthorn oil. What’s that, you may ask? We’re happy to tell you! What is Sea Buckthorn Oil? Sea buckthorn oil comes from the seeds and fruit of the sea buckthorn shrub, which is often found on the seacoasts where the salt spray […]
You may turn to aloe to help cool a sunburn, but did you know that it also helps soothe radiation-induced dermatitis, tames inflamed skin, and accelerates healing? In fact, the aloe vera plant has been used for centuries for its skin care properties, and has been so effective that the Egyptians called it “the plant […]